The Westpoint Centre, Exeter. Devon. EX5 1DJ 14th Feb - 16th Feb 2019
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Westpoint Workshops 2019... What a lot we've got planned for you!

If you would like to take part in one of the many Workshops running over the course of the show, you can book online by selecting the booking link (where offered).   Or just turn up on the day and book.   If you are having problems booking online or need some advice on the classes, please email workshops@craft4crafters.co.uk with the details of the workshop you would like to attend. Remember to include your name, as well as the title, date and time of the workshop. Any payments should be paid on arrival to the workshop tutor.

If you don't know what day you are attending the show, you can book when you arrive by visiting the workshop registration desk located just inside the doors. Spaces on some workshops are limited so we advise that you book as soon as you arrive, to avoid disappointment.

To book a place on a workshop please follow links below: 

Workshops

Wet Felted Landscape

Times: 11:00am-11:30am everyday

Location: Workshop room (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £6

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'.Use merino wool and silk fibres to make a wet felted LANDSCAPE. This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Wet Felted Seascape

Times: 12:00pm-12:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £6

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. Use merino wool and silk fibres to make a wet felted SEASCAPE.

To Prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com  with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

 

Wet Felted 3D Bowl

Times: 1:00pm-1:45pm everyday

Location: Workshop room (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8 

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. Use merino wool, silk fibres and a resist to make a wet felted 3D BOWL. This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Potato & Stencil Printing

Times: 2:15pm-3:00pm everyday

Location: Workshop room (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. Take your schooldays POTATO PRINTING to another level and try out stencil printing too! This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and hoe many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Contempory Needle Felted Artwork

Times: 11:45am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-2:15pm everyday

Location: Stand 89 (Bicton College)

Cost to attend: £8

Contempory Needle Felted artwork using Prefelts and Silk creating your own individual design. This workshop is for adults of all abilities. 

To prebook please email rosemary.ruffell@bicton.ac.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attening. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felt your own Pet Portrait

Times: 11:00am-12:00pm Friday only

Location: Stand 87 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

Joan will teach you technique and you will learn to work from your own photo (please bring along) to create a 2D/3D head portrait of your pet/animal. Use of tools and materials included. Booking essential and some basic technique preferred. 

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please not that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felted Seascape (child friendly)

Times: 11:00am-12:00pm Thursday & Saturday only

Location: Stand 87 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

This lovely workshop is suitable for begginers and accompanied children of 8yrs upwards.

Joan Prowse, a very talented, skilled felter will be leading this workshop to make a seascape and will be on hand to offer advice on Felting and help you as you embark on your Felting Journey!

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please not that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

3D Ladybird

Times: 1:00pm-2:00pm everyday

Location: Stand 87 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

This lovely workshop is for beginner Felters who want to have a go at a new skill. 

Joan Prowse, a very talented, skilled felter will be leading this workshop and will be on hand to offer advice on Felting and help you as you embark on your Felting Journey! This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Tree Landscape

Times: 2:30pm-3:30pm Thursday & Friday

Location: Stand 87 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

In this workshop, run by the talented Joan Prowse, you will create a lovely felt Landscape picture. This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felt Geode Workshop

Times: 10.30am-11.15am everyday

Location: Workshop room 2 (The Makerss)

Cost to attend: £7.50 

Come and join Sophie from The Makerss at the Craft4Crafters Show to make a needle felted geode using colourful wool batts, sparkly fibres and shaping techniques. These Geodes are so fun to make, and its such a surprise when you open them at the end! Ideal for beginners and those who have needle felted before, includes materials, handout, felting needle & foam mat to take away. Age 10+, children must be accompanied by an adult. 

To prebook please follow the link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/needle-felt-geode-workshop-at-craft4crafters-exeter-14-16-february-tickets-54698557859?aff=erellivmlt to purchase a ticket. Please not that 20 places are avaliable - 10 in advance, 10 reserved for bookings on the day at our stand. 

Needle Felt Seahorse Workshop

Times: 1:30pm-2:15pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 2 (The Makerss)

Cost to attend: £7.50 

Come and join Sophie Buckley from The Makerss at the Craft4Crafters Show to make a needle felted seahorse using your choice of colours. These sweet seahorses are so easy to make and pose! Ideal for beginners and those who have needle felted before looking for inspiration, includes materials, handout, felting needle & foam mat to take away. Age 10+, children must be acompanied by an adult. 

To prebook please follow the link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/seahorse-workshop-with-the-makerss-at-craft4crafters-exeter-14-16-february-tickets-54698603997 to purchase tickets. Please not that 20 places are avaliable - 10 in advance, 10 reserved for bookings on the day at our stand. 

Needle Felt Heart Brooches Make & Take

Times: 11.45am-1.00pm & 2.45-3.30pm everyday (drop in between these times)

Location: Workshop room 2 (The Makerss)

Cost to attend: £2

Celebrate Valentines and share the love with a beautiful heart brooch! Learn 2d needle felting techniques and create your own design! This workshop is for all abilities. Age 10+, children must be accompanied by an adult. 

No need to prebook, simply drop in on the day. 

Wet Felting Techniques

Times: 11:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-2:00pm and 3:00pm-4:00pm everyday

Location: Stand 46 (International Feltmakers association)

Cost to attend: £5 for basic wet felting or  up to £10 for complex wet feltin

Learn basic wet felting techniques and to take away your unique creation.  You can also make something bigger/ more complex (eg a simple flower, a piece of felt to take home to sew into a purse). This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

No need to prebook, simply book at the stand on the day. 

Nuno Feltmaking

Times: 11:00am-11:30am and 2:00pm-2:30pm everyday

Location: Stand 89 (Bicton College)

Cost to attend: £6 

Create a sumptuous nuno piece (approximately A3 in size) using finest merino, embellished with lustrous pearled Leicester Longwool and Silk fibres. "Tailor-made" for lampshade or vessel cover, and/or further embroidery. This workshop is for all ages and abilities. 

To prebook please email gillian.burbidge@bicton.ac.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

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